Presentation drawing of block A (Trellick Tower) for the Cheltenham Estate, Edenham Street, North Kensington, London: section (phase I)

RIBApix ref no RIBA21525
Architect/DesignerGoldfinger, Erno (1902-1987)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1972
Image Date1962
ViewInterior
StyleBrutalist
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA1561/5(1)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Edenham Street Housing (officially called the Cheltenham Estate by the Greater London Council) comprises Trellick Tower or block A (31 storeys), block B (7 storeys), a nursery school (abbreviated to NSE on the drawings), block C (flats), block D (terrace housing), block E (6 storeys) and an old people's home (abbreviated to OPH). The estate was built in two phases which began with blocks A and B in 1968. The second phase began in 1972.

Subject tags

skyscrapers, flats, housing, At Home in Britain: Flats, Social Housing: 1960s